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For Saturday, March 21, 2015


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LAST UPDATED: 10:11 p.m. HST, Mar 20, 2015

Stanford Chamber Chorale. The Cathedral of St. Andrew is hosting a concert featuring the select Stanford Chamber Chorale, one of the country’s premier collegiate ensembles, at 2 p.m. Sunday at the cathedral, 229 Queen Emma Square. The choir will sing an a cappella program of sacred works ranging from Renaissance polyphony to contemporary compositions as well as Hawaiian music and African-American spirituals. Parking and admission are free. Comprising 24 graduate and undergraduate students at Stanford University, the chorale has toured countries in Europe, Asia and North America. Visit 808ne.ws/1ObGdXt. For additional information, call 524-2822, ext. 217.

Methodist relief executive. The Rev. Denise Honeycutt, New York-based executive director of the United Methodist Committee on Relief, will speak at the 10:45 a.m service Sunday at Harris United Methodist Church, 20 S. Vineyard Blvd. A major Protestant disaster relief and development organization domestically and in more than 80 countries, the United Methodist Committee on Relief is marking its 75th anniversary. Honeycutt has a background in global mission and theological education. Also, she has served as a missionary in Bambur, Nigeria. Honeycutt will be available for an informal discussion after the service.

Anointing the sick. Immaculate Conception Church Ewa will host a “Eucharistic Adoration Holy Hour” with an “Anointing of the Sick,” 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the church, 91-1298 Renton Road in Ewa Beach. Sign up by calling 681-3701.

Prison ministry fundraiser. Victor Marx will serve as guest speaker at a free fundraiser for Camp Agape, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Kalihi Union Church, 2214 N. King St. Camp Agape is a ministry that helps children who have parents in prison. For additional information, phone 841-7022.

Quakers discuss inequality. Hono­­lulu Friends Meeting (Quakers) is holding a film and discussion event titled “Inequality for All,” 11:30 a.m. March 29 at the Hono­lulu Friends meetinghouse, 2426 Oahu Ave. The Sundance film, directed by Jacob Kornbluth, examines growing income inequality in the United States with Robert B. Reich, economist and former secretary of labor under the Clinton administration. The event is sponsored by Hono­­lulu Friends Meeting’s Peace and Social Concerns Committee. After the 110-minute film there will be a short discussion on taking effective action to reverse the national “wealth-unequal” trend. All are welcome to come at 10 a.m. for silent worship. For more information, visit 808ne.ws/1FbBYZk, send email to quakers@hawaiiquaker.org or call 988-2714.

­Spring bazaar. Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin and its Oahu sister temples are sponsoring a spring bazaar, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 29, with entertainment, baked goods, shave ice, food booths, produce and a rummage sale at Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin, 1727 Pali Highway. For more information, call 522-9200.

Financial peace. Two Hono­lulu churches are holding Dave Ramsey’s “Financial Peace University,” a nine-week DVD course that offers advice on how to gain control of finances and establish long-term success. Lessons include budgeting, relationships and money, getting out of debt, and saving for emergencies and investing. The lessons will be followed by small-group discussions. FPU will be held at: 

>> Christ Centered Community Church, 4211 Wai­alae Ave., Suite 1030, starting at 6:30 p.m. April 1; contact Paula DePeralta at 735-4370 to register.

>> New Hope Metro, 419 Wai­aka­milo Road, beginning at 6 a.m. April 15; contact Brandon Ahu at 561-3222.

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Send announcements and other faith news items to Star-Advertiser religion writer Pat Gee at pgee@ staradvertiser.com.






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